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Lakeview, Alabama
(DeKalb County)

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Welcome to Lakeview ...

The town of Lakeview is located in DeKalb County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2015, Lakeview has a population of 143 people<1> (see below for details).

Lakeview is 1,160 feet [354 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Lakeview lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you travel east from Lakeview (for example, toward Menlo (GA)), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Area codes for Lakeview: (256) and (938)<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Lakeview had a population of 143 people. This makes Lakeview the county's 16th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 143 people, the population of Lakeview decreased 12.27% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 163 people).

Taken from the 2015 Census Estimates, Lakeview had an population of 143 people (or a decrease of 12.27% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Lakeview.

Communities near Lakeview ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<4>.

Community   2015
Albertville   [Map]   21,462   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Boaz   [Map]   9,688   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Collinsville   [Map]   1,973   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Crossville   [Map]   1,848   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Fort Payne   [Map]   14,150   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Guntersville   [Map]   8,385   W   16 miles [25.7 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Lakeview.

Communities Also Named Lakeview ...

While we believe that this Lakeview is located in DeKalb County, we know of another 7 Alabama communities named Lakeview. Those communities are located in the following counties: Calhoun, Colbert, Lauderdale, Lawrence, Marshall, Saint Clair and Tuscaloosa County.

Beyond Alabama, there are 110 communities that are also named Lakeview - they are located in Alaska, Alberta, Arizona, Arkansas (3), California (5), Colorado, Florida, Georgia (5), Idaho, Illinois (2), Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana (3), Maryland (3), Massachusetts (2), Michigan (4), Mississippi, Missouri (4), Montana (3), Nevada (2), New Brunswick (2), New Jersey, New York (3), Newfoundland and Labrador, North Carolina (3), Nova Scotia (4), Ohio (4), Oklahoma, Ontario (3), Oregon, Pennsylvania, Quebec, Saskatchewan, South Carolina (2), South Dakota, Tennessee (6), Texas (12), Utah (2), Virginia (3), Washington (2), Wisconsin (2) and Wyoming.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Lakeview.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Lakeview. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Lakeview. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Lakeview.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Lakeview:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lakeview ...

Looking for more information about Lakeview? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Lakeview? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Lakeview, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Lakeview.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Lakeview. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Lakeview. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Lakeview.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lakeview - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Lakeview.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance from Lakeview. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Lakeview) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Lakeview. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Lakeview

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lakeview. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.3916, Longitude: -85.9757     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Lakeview have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Lakeview.


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